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Buy and Sell: The Surfboard Exchange on NYNJSurf.com / Re: Freebie log
« on: January 25, 2017, 11:47:03 AM »
what are the dims?  how many liters?  what's the weight in grams?  what's the glassing schedule? can you send me 5 separate photos of the nose, tail, outline and rocker under different light conditions with at least one photo in the rain and one taken left handed?  are the rails full, round, knifey or bladey?  how's it surf in triple overhead waves?  who shaped it? what was the shaper's favorite color at the time he made it?  why ya selling?

(some of the type of emails you can get when trying to sell boards)

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http://jerseyshore.craigslist.org/spo/5557409752.html

Time for the spring board swap.  Come on down, bring your classics, longboards, retro boards and be ready to wheel and deal.  All are welcome, no fees.  Bring your surfboards and something to lay them out on and be ready to sell/trade.  Even better come with a pocket of cash and buy everything cool you see.
 
 Sunday, May 1st
 
 In front of:
 Beach House Surf Shop
 517 Main Avenue (Route 35)
 Bay Head, NJ 08742
 http://www.beachhouseclassic.com/
 
 As always, expect plenty of longboards, vintage, retro, some shorties, etc. Some really good deals to be had.  Not just a swap...buy, sell or trade!
 
 List of boards that might be there:
 
 8' Anderson Bojorquez looking to trade for a long fish in the 7'-8' range
 5'4" 1970s Overlin twin fin square tail
 5'4" Tomo Firewire 5 fin
 5'6" 1970s Challenger single fin
 6'0" Campbell Brothers Bonzer 5 fin
 6'4" 1980s MTB thruster withcool 80s airbrush
 6'6" 1970s single fin - Creative Shaping Co. swallow tail stinger
 7'10" Mitsven Stinky with glassed on wood single fin
 8'0" Ricky Carroll JQ1 mini noserider
 9'6" Harbour Sano - modern - volan cloth
 9'6" 1960s Challenger Eastern 3 stick with a t-band center
 10' 1960s Weber pre-Performer with glassed on hatchet fin
 10' modern Hansen 50/50 shaped by Craig Hollingsworth
 10-6 Ricky Carroll skipper glider
 9-8 Austin soul glide
 8-6 Austin bronzer/figjam
 7-? Beat up hobie deadly flying glove
 9-6 Hansen 67ish stock10-2 Austin blunt nose
 5'8 Bahne twin fin 1970's
 9'10 Cooperfish Super Nova
 9'3 Takayama Nose Rider
 6'1 Campbell Brothers Contemporary Bonzer
 6'0 Dick Catri 70's SF
 10'6 Ricky Carroll JQ Noserider
 7'4 Design 1 70's SF
 5'4 Alaia
 5'7 Blank rough shaped
 Maybe my 9'8 Surfboards East ( still on the fence unless something really cool is around to trade)
 8'6 Tim Stamps Sultan
 9'6 Tim Stamps Javelina
 9'6 Takayama Model T
 9'6 Harbour SanO
 10'0 Harbour San0
 10'0 Bing Speed shape
 6'0 Sea Love Black Widow displacement hull
 5'10 Anderson Slide and Glide
 5'7 Mick Mackie Flex Tail
 7'10 Sea Love Lunch Box displacement hull
 9'6 Clean Ocean Surfboards Megaplug (as seen on craigslist)
 9'8 Bing Levitator Mint
 9'4" Clean Ocean Surfboards Traditionalist
 9'4" Hap Jacobs 422 single fin - about 10 years old, shaped by Hap
 10' Matador El Gato in like new condition
 6'8" Bing Vincent single fin (about 7 years old)
 10'2" 1960s Hobie9'2" Clean Ocean Surfboards 'Juice' model
 6'2 Steve Hess 80's Thruster with Freestyle Fins
 7'4 Walden Mini Mega Magic
 5'2 G&S 80's Zapper
 10' Harbour Rapier shaped by Tim Stamps
 Near new 6'4" Lost Puddle Jumper
 New 6'4" CL Flyer 2
 8'2 Stewart Funshape
 6'2 Merrick Twin Fin Fish
 9.5 Terry Martin Phil Edwards Model Custom
 7.2 Marc Andreini Vaquero
 7.0 Wayne Lynch Evolution Model shaped by Rusty
 6.10 Bill Caster Channel Bottom Thruster shaped by Hank Warner (with JP St. Pierre from Surfy Surfy)
 6.6 Al Merrick Flyer Thruster
 6.1 Andrew Kidman Single Fin Splice Channel Bottom
 5.8 Larry Mabile Ghostbuster Twinzer
 9'8"ish Bing Pig (Modern)
 9'5"ish Vintage Bing Nuuhiwa Noserider
 Ricky Carroll JQ Pig 9'8"
 Vintage Weber Performer

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Gave up banking?  From the article, he was 27.  When your a kid, you just quit a job.  You don't give up flipping burgers. 

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I am really disappointed with all charities at this point.  If you can't donate direct so someone, I don't give anything. 

If you have a name and APO address and you can send car packages to people overseas direct.  Used to have a buddy in active duty, but he has retired.  Would drop stuff in the mail every so often when he was over there.  Most common requests - coffee, beef jerky, chewing tobacco/dip and cigars.  Throw in a surfer mag or two as well.

If anyone have a name of someone serving overseas, PM their info and I will send something out.

Home of the free because of the brave.     

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I helped get someone off the Manasquan Jetty a bunch of years back.  Sets coming from the NE and just pushing him into the

Technique was to watch the wave come in, turn back to wave, hug tight to a big rock, let the wave hit my back (without a gap between me and the rock I did not get banged around), after wave passes, make a move to another spot and do it all over again.  Got the guy out and then climbed back up.  Never take your eyes of the waves, stay low and flush to a rock when waves crash into you.  Don't get knocked into the rocks be tight to them already when the wave breaks.

Just my 2 cents.

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This would include money for elevating your home even if you bought after Sandy.

It's like getting a deal on a used car because of body damage and expecting someone to fix it for you on their dollar.  If you bought post Sandy, you assumed the risk.  Leave the money for the people that lived through the storm and lost everything.

In NJ a large chunk of money is going to fund residential developments away from the carnage.  The only one making money on those are the developers themselves.  Well maybe the carpenter or painter who lost everything during the storm can make a few pennies. 

The "recovery" from this mess is an absolute joke.  At least in NJ.

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What's worse, talking in the lineup or bitching on a surf forum?   

Top 3 topics on here today are whining.  I thought there were waves in NY the past few days.

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Time for the spring board swap.  Come on down, bring you classics, longboards, retro boards and be ready to wheel and deal.  All are welcome, no fees.  Bring your surfboards and something to lay them out on and be ready to sell/trade.  Even better come with a pocket of cash and buy everything cool you see.
 
 Sunday, September 20th
 
 In front of:
 Beach House Surf Shop
 517 Main Avenue (Route 35)
 Bay Head, NJ 08742
 http://www.beachhouseclassic.com/
 
 As always, expect plenty of longboards, vintage, retro, some shorties, etc. Some really good deals to be had.  Not just a swap...buy, sell or trade!
 
 List of boards that might be there:
 
 5'10 Buttons Single Fin- Yellow/Green Acid Splash
 8'0 Anderson Bojorquez Hull with bag and flex fin
 5'11 Zippi Twin Fin Fish- Orange Acid Splash with bag
 6'8 Channin Thruster- 80's Style with 7'6 Travel Bag
 8'10 Takayama Malibu Sam shaped by Nat Young
 6'10 Takayama Scorpion
 6'8 Hobie Blackbird
 9'6 Challenger Eastern D Fin t Band
 5'6 Early 70's Challenger
 8'0 Mitsven Gypsy
 8'7 1960's Weber Mini Performer
 9'8 1960's Titan Pop Out
 9'8 1960's Lani Kai Pop Out
 7'1 Brewer Mini Gun 80's
 9'0 Stewart Redline
 9'6 Mitsven Pintail Noserider
 6'0 Hawaii Freestyle 70's Singlefin
 5'10 MTB 80's Thruster
 5'10 Surf Cruiser 80's Thruster
 7'8 CON Mini CC Pin
 9'0 Infinity Competitor
 9'6 Modern
 9'6 Jim Phillips
 7'10 Overlin 70's Single Fin
 7'6 Design 1 70's Single Fin
 5'10 Campbell Brothers Bonzer Octafish- Never ridden
 6'4 Sea Level 70's Single Fin
 9'6 COS Chingona Noserider
 7'8 Blair Big Guy
 7'2 Rusty Big Cat
 4'10" Austin Simmons
 70's Bing Bonzer
 9'4" Vintage Dusty Rhodes
 12'3" Wegener Paulownia Sunday Model
 9'10" Wegener Paulownia Signature Model
 9'7" Vintage Hansen Master

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must be weird to have so many days of good waves that you get bored enough to waste time on a raft.

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From one of the Kelly Slater descriptions in onefin's post: 

"When Gerry Lopez was asked how he makes those Pipeline barrels, he said, “You point your hand to the middle of the tube and you follow your hand.”


GoPro: Mikala Jones surfing ...purring green, orange and yellow cats. 

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Some of mine on the beach of Wildwood, NJ this past weekend.  Just the old boards and old car.


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2013 NJ Fall Swap/Sale - Sunday September 29th 9am - ??? 

In front of:
Beach House Surf Shop
517 Main Avenue (Route 35)
Bay Head, NJ 08742
http://www.beachhouseclassic.com/

As always, expect plenty of longboards, vintage, retro, some shorties, etc. Some really good deals to be had.


Beach House is kind enough to provide the location, but takes no fees, commissions, etc. All deals are made directly with the seller. Bring your gear and a blanket, board bag or something to lay it out on the concrete sidewalk and driveway. I will be providing free burgers and dogs again, but if anyone else wants to bring something to throw on the grill have at it.


List of boards that should be there so far: 

10-0 Dano Noseglider
 8-2 COS Manic Moon Monster
 9'8" GATO HEROI whale tail (ridden once)
 9'8" Bing Pig
 8' Bing hull
 8'0 Phillips V-bottom
 9'0 Phillips DaCopy Cat
 9'2 Tyler Point
 9'4 Tyler 777
 10'4" JP Pig
 9'11" RA Retro
 8'6 Bing Karma
 7'10 Dennis Ryder Retro Hull
 7'6 Stoker V Machine
 7'2" Early 70s Hansen
 9'0" 3 stringer Hobie Phil Edwards (early 90s)
 6'0" Chaize Mini Simmons quad
 6'8" Aleutian Juice Twin fin fish...shaped by Dave Parmenter -Makaha, HI
 10'2" Skip Frye Braden noserider
 10' Tyler Riddler (yes, THAT one)
 6'8" Cooperfish Comet

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blah blah blah.   Predicting a hurricane season is like caring what that groundhog does.  Weathermen won't even be right guessing what might happen tomorrow.   

Except for Duke, he knows his stuff.